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Definition: In network security, a vulnerability refers to any flaw or weakness in the network…

Definition: A virus is malicious code that replicates itself. New viruses are discovered daily. Some…

Definition: VBScript is an active scripting language created by Microsoft to compete with Netscape’s JavaScript.…

Definition: UDP (User Datagram Protocol) is a part of the TCP/IP suite of protocols used…

Definition: A worm is similar to a virus. They replicate themselves like viruses, but do…

Definition: A Trojan horse is called such as a reference to the story of the…

Definition: TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol) is a suite of protocols which make…

Definition: The Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) is a primary part of the TCP/IP set of…

Definition: Stateful Inspection is a more in-depth form of Packet Filter firewall. While a Packet…